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Conquering the Film and Television Audition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,910. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Detailed guide to giving a great Film and Television Audition
Conflict Resolution for Musicians (and Other Cool People)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 40,900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The definitive DIY guide to solving people problems and getting back in the groove. For creatives of all kinds (and those who live or work with them), this valuable handbook contains step-by-step instructions for resolving creative differences effectively and includes worksheets and other resources to keep your collaborations flowing smoothly.
For Exposure: The Life and Times of a Small Press Publisher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015 by Apex Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
What does it take to become a Hugo and Stoker Award-nominated editor and publisher? Follow Jason Sizemore’s unconventional professional path as it winds through a tiny, overheated Baptist church deep within the coal fields of Appalachia, Kentucky, past a busted printer and a self-serving boss that triggered an early mid-life crisis...
How To Be a Successful Actor: Becoming an Actorpreneur
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A book that cuts to the truth of the acting industry- written from an outsider's point of view. Catherine Balavage grew up in a small Scottish town without either the proper training, or industry contacts prior to her career. The book includes advice from casting directors Amy Hubbard and Richard Evans, actor Andrew Tiernan and an exclusive interview with Spotlight amongst industry professionals
The Low Budget Screenplay, How to Write a Produce-able Script
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The Low-Budget Screenplay, How to Write a Produce-able Script gives writers tools to not only write a great story, but to get the script to the screen. The book is not a "paint-by-numbers" guide, but rather a basic and advanced guide to character, plot and story elements and it also offers readers a strategy, showing how to take an idea from a premise to the final draft.
Shooting Yourself in the Head for Fun and Profit: A Writer's Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Join award-winning author Lucy A. Snyder for this guide to working, surviving and thriving as a writer in a world that often doesn’t properly value creative professionals. Snyder — who’s authored ten books and over 200 stories, poems, and articles — shares her no-nonsense advice
How to Start in Stand-Up Comedy: A Guide to Becoming a Comedian in Toronto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
How to Start in Stand-Up Comedy: A Guide to Becoming a Comedian in Toronto is the first and only how-to book on stand-up comedy in Canada. This easy workbook gives inside information on writing your first jokes, getting stage time, and getting ahead fast in Canadian comedy. Winner of multiple international awards!
The Blue Collar Screenwriter and The Elements of Screenplay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,500. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
For more than thirty years, Robert Gosnell has seen his work produced in network television, syndicated television, basic and pay cable and theatrical and independent films. This book recounts his journey from blue-collar worker to Hollywood screenwriter, and the hurdles encountered and lessons learned along the way, along with detailed information on screenwriting form and format.
The Art of the Soundcheck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
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The long awaited handbook for surviving in the audio production business. Mandatory reading for anyone planing a career in sound for studio or stage. M. Erik Matlock shares a wealth of wisdom earned over 20 years in audio production. He is a veteran of church, studio, stage, touring, theater, concert, corporate and installation sound.
Rise. Fall. Rise.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
So you want to be a star, and become rich and famous? You want to leave that small town of yours and not come back until you're a household name? Are you a dreamer? Not interested in a cubicle career? Then you better know what you're really getting yourself into. This book is a journey book that will guide you from A to B and virtually guarantees your success. Really, or your money back
How To Be A Working Comic: An Insider's Business Guide To A Career In Stand-Up Comedy - Revisited, Revised & Revamped
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The classic business book on stand-up comedy is back - revisited, revised and revamped. Considered "The Guidebook" by many aspiring and working comics, Dave Schwensen shares more insider advice than any other manual. Adding to the author's behind the scenes expertise are insightful and advice filled interviews with proven comedy talents and industry insiders.
The Actor's Road to Hollywood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,150. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
The Actor’s Road to Hollywood is for competent actors who are considering a professional career in film and television. This book will guide you forward as to what is required to be a working professional actor in Los Angeles or other national markets. Included are some of the author's personal experiences and anecdotes of working in Hollywood.
My Kid Has Talent! Now What?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Thinking about taking your child's acting opportunities to the next level? Reading "My Kid Has Talent! Now What?" gives an inside look at one family's journey through the maze of the Hollywood entertainment industry. From starting local to Hollywood living, agents to auditions, budgets to traffic, this book provides you with invaluable advice that only someone who has been through it can give.
The Rising Stars Guide For Show Biz Kids And Their Parents
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The Rising Stars Guide For Show Biz Kids will teach you everything you need to know about getting started in this fun and lucrative business. Auditions, work permits, agents, unions, call-backs, wardrobe, coaching, contracts, finances, photographs and training. From commercials to sitcoms, movies to modeling. Get started today with this easy to understand guide.
$60K Jobs: The Bartender
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A creative approach to helping people find and obtain a great job that does not require a College degree of previous experience and pays well. Follow the weekly step by step process in this book to achieve $5K per month income as a Bartender.
The Model You
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
So you want to become a model. Here’s how! The Model You will guide you through the transition from dreaming about it to managing your modeling career. Learn how to choose a career path, set realistic goals, find photographers and agents, build your portfolio, market yourself, avoid scams and creeps, and much more. Interviews with models and agents and a chapter for parents are included.
Mega Cashflow In The Concert Business
Price: Free! Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The only book you'll ever need to make money in the concert industry. This book was created to train prospected associate concert promoters that will become employees of Ultimate Concerts dot Com Inc and its affiliates, upon completing this course.
Modeling From the Ground Up - Strategies for Building a Successful Modeling Career
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The huge multi-billion dollar modeling industry attracts thousands of hopefuls every year. Not all models are gorgeous supermodels or handsome male hunks. Armed with a good set of professional photos, enough ambition and an understanding of how the modeling profession works, almost anyone can model. Former model Jeanne Rejaunier tells what you need to know to begin a successful career in modeling.
The 50 Best Careers in Modeling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
In The 50 Best Careers in Modeling, bestselling author Jeanne Rejaunier shows how you can give yourself a competitive edge by learning about the best job areas a modeling career offers, no matter what your age, sex or type, whether you’re aiming for a career in front of or behind the camera, and whether you are a beginner or an established player.
Lazy Designer
Series: The Lazy Designer, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,830. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Practical advice on starting a career in the video game industry and improving your design skills. This is your opportunity to learn from the lead designer of such commercial and critically successful video games as Neverwinter Nights and Dragon Age: Origins. Discover how the author started his career, the pitfalls he encountered and how he overcame them.

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